Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Strike
French Air Traffic Control Strike
Flights from and to Mulhouse Airport will likely be delayed, cancelled or brought forward due to French air traffic control strike.
French air traffic controllers will strike on Thursday March 22, 2018. If strike goes ahead airlines will be asked to cut back flights to and from France. Stay in close contact with your airline. Air France will take brunt of strike action. Remember knock on effect.
French national rail company may also be striking.
Update:-23 March, 2018 Air France pilots and ground crews will strike for updates on both industrial actions see Easy Travel Report
We have an update for you. Air France union members add another strike date and it's Easter Friday, 30 March, 2018.
Update:-Some Hop pilots will join in strike action!
Strikes from 2017
French taxi drivers and threatening to join in.
If you are changing flights in France and have a long lay over in a French international arrivals lounge. Get a French visa as you will be sleeping on a cot in the lounge while other passengers sleep in a comfortable hotel bed with private bathroom. March 2016 saw 140 passengers sleeping on the floor at Orly Airport.
Expect knock-on effect.
Strikes from 2013 Effecting EuroAirport
Europort Semsic EuroAirport security strike was over Sunday July 21. Amicable.
Airport security workers to strike from Saturday, July 20, 2013.
Strike involves workers from Samsic company who deal with airport screening and hand baggage. EuroAirport has nothing up on website.
We are not sure how irritating this will be, so arrive at the airport early to get through security.
Busy airport particularly for EasyJet Switzerland, TUIfly and Air Berlin/Belair
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